FRIDAY, February 24
Brown, Biggs, Kail, and Unlock family present Fashion Unlock, at 83 Waltham park Road, Kingston 11. Performances by Star 9.
Music is Life Food Festival at Luxurious Jerkaz Restaurant and Club, 55 Old Hope Road. Featuring Kenneth Culture, Abajonai Kushites, Nitty Kutchie, Super Blacks, Filantro Lavah, Ornella, Chicken Hawk, Small Voice, Ras Zacharri, Jah Mike, and Congo Billy. Backing bands: Ruffcut, Kasha Roots Band, DJ Banks, Woosh International Popular Sound. Admission: $1,000.
Nick the Cricketer and The Crick Squad present Maxfield premier League, at Clubs Corner, 6 Fitzgerald Avenue (off Maxfield Avenue). Music by Love Dust. guest selectors Spredy GloryOddi Frass and Tommy Diamond. Special guests: Chris Gayle, Nikita Miller, Sadiki Bolt, and Damion Jacobs. Giveaways start at midnight for the best dressed patron.
This and every Friday, NK Deli and Salsa Society of Jamaica present Pre-Game Fridays, 2-4-1 Happy Hour, at New Kingston Conference Centre (upstairs New Kingston Business Centre). Free salsa classes at 6 p.m. Latin dancing continues until 10 p.m. Music by DJ Drizzy Dre & DJ Chan. Telephone: 754-8714.
This and every Friday, Jackpot Sports Bar presents Come Drink with Me, 42 Giltress Street, Rollington Town, Kingston 2. Every Friday and Saturday, reduced prices on all drinks, lots of giveaways and free tokens to play slots.
SATURDAY, February 25
Praise and Laughter, at C&C South Beach, 2 Brompton Road, New Kingston. Featuring Kevin Downswell, Rondell Positive, Ity and Fancy Cat, Bello and Blakka, Leighton Smith, and iWorshipp. Admission: $1,200 pre-sold, $1,500 at the gate. Information line: 542-4160.
Lenni British presents It A Work, at Red Bull HQ, Drewsland. Music by Pelpa Sound. Photos by Foster Shots.
Stop The Violence Music Festival, at Nazareth School Grounds. Featuring Kenneth Culture, Super Blacks, Filantro Lavah, Ornella, Chicken Hawk, Small Voice, Jah Mike, Congo Billy, and others. Admission: adults $500, children $100.
SUNDAY, February 26
Kool Out Sundays Synergy, Partying and Dancing Edition, at Breadnut Valley, JPS Power Station. Featuring Raza B, Tifa, Nikki Chromazzz, DHQ Nickesha, and Marvin. Music by Mixin Squad, ZJ Nova, and CD Fantasy Sound. Admission: $500.
MONDAY, February 27
Kingston & St Andrew
This and every Monday, Shella Mondays, at Melrose Avenue, intersection of Maxfield and Chisholm avenues, from 6 p.m. to midnight.